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About Volunteer State Community College

Volunteer State Community College is a public, state school in an suburban setting in Gallatin, Tennessee. Volunteer State Community College was founded in 1970 and now enrolls around 8,832 students a year, including 8,832 undergrads.

Volunteer State Community College's endowment was valued at $5.552 million in 2021. The institution spends around $2,744 for each full-time student enrolled. There are 21 undergraduate students for every full-time Volunteer State Community College professor.

2021 Volunteer State Community College Admissions Facts At-a Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Average GPA 3.2
Mean ACT score 19
In-State Tuition $4,032
Out-of-State $16,608

2022 Volunteer State Community College Regular Decision Application Deadline

Early Admission at Volunteer State Community College

Volunteer State Community College does not offer early decision or early action.

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Volunteer State Community College Acceptance Rate

It is not competitive to get into Volunteer State Community College. Around 0% of applicants get into Volunteer State Community College each year. Out of 2,670 applications received in 2021, 2,670 students were offered admission.

Volunteer State Community College Waitlist

Volunteer State Community College reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in the most recent year.

How Do I Get Into Volunteer State Community College?

Volunteer State Community College is considered not competitive to get into. Every admissions committee has a different way of evaulating applicants, but most look at a combination of grades, test scoes, activities, as well as essays and recommendations. To apply to Volunteer State Community College, applicants must submit the following items.

Volunteer State Community College Application Requirements

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Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale) 2
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Volunteer State Community College Average GPA and Test Scores

The average high school GPA for a student admitted to Volunteer State Community College is 3.2 /4.0. The mean ACT score for Volunteer State Community College students is 19.

Visit the Admissions tab above for more on how to apply to Volunteer State Community College.

Does Volunteer State Community College Require Test Scores?

Volunteer State Community College does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

Out of all applicants, . 81% submitted the ACT.


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Dorms at Volunteer State Community College

Volunteer State Community College does not offer on-campus housing for students. Students must commute from home or find their own housing.

Click the Student Life tab above to learn more about the student body and campus life at Volunteer State Community College.

Financial Aid at Volunteer State Community College

Volunteer State Community College meets 52% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. First-year students that attend Volunteer State Community College full-time are awarded $6,200 a year in financial aid, on average.

The 2022-2023 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2021

Some financial aid is available on a first-come, first-serve basis, so fill out the FAFSA as soon as you can.. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Is Volunteer State Community College a Good School?

Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how competitive an institution is, but they don't say much about the quality of the education or the student experience.

Retention, graduation rates, and job placement statistics can help you understand how satisfied students are with their school experience, and how effectively an institution prepares students for careers.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Volunteer State Community College

The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outcomes and Debt for Volunteer State Community College Grads

Job placement rates after graduation, average starting salaries, and the debt students graduate with can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school.

Based on this information, how does Volunteer State Community College sound? Remember, the best school for one person may be a terrible fit for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Volunteer State Community College a good school for you?

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Where is Volunteer State Community College Located?

Volunteer State Community College is located in the suburban setting of Gallatin, Tennessee, less than an hour from Nashville.

If you want to see Volunteer State Community College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 65 to Gallatin, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Nashville International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Volunteer State Community College and Gallatin are like without leaving home.

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College Info

1480 Nashville Pike Gallatin, TN 37066-3188

Campus Setting: Suburban

Volunteer State Community College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 25

Transfer Applications are Due

Aug 25

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Volunteer State Community College is Aug 25.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Volunteer State Community College is Aug 25.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

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Volunteer State Community College ACT Scores

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ACT Range

17 - 22

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

22 and Above

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17 to 22

Avg

17 and Less

Low

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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Volunteer State Community College is 19. Students with an ACT score of 22 and above have a good chance of getting into Volunteer State Community College. Students with an ACT score that falls between 17 and 22 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 17 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Volunteer State Community College SAT Scores

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Volunteer State Community College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$10,102

In State

$22,678

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$4,032
$16,608
Fees
$300
$300
Housing
$4,570
$4,570
Books
$1,200
$1,200

Student Life

Wondering what life at Volunteer State Community College is like? There are approximately 8,832 students enrolled at Volunteer State Community College. 49% percent of students attend school full-time, 99% percent are from TN and 1% percent of students are from other states.

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Full Time

51%

Part Time

99%

In State

1%

Out-of-State

© 2021 College Confidential / Concentrical LLC, Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

8,832

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

100%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$4,332

Out-of-State

$16,908

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 25
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